Watch Out for the Rising Stars in Boxing and MMA

Looking for something exciting to do this weekend? Head to SM Southmall and prepare to witness an avalanche of action from the region’s most promising amateur boxers and mixed martial arts fighters!

The UFC Gym, in partnership with SM Supermalls and SM Game Park, will be showcasing the country’s up-and-coming fighters at Musclecontest Philippines’ ‘King of the Fight 9,’ an exhibition match to be held at the SM Southmall Events Center from June 18 to 19, 2022.

The exhibition matches on both days will begin at 1 pm, with 24 boxers set to battle it out on June 18, Saturday; and 24 mixed martial artists to step into the Octagon on June 19, Sunday. Each fight will be composed of three-minute rounds.

Since debuting in 2009, UFC Gym has opened over 150 locations across the US, Australia, Canada, South America, and Asia. The fitness franchise offers a full range of functional fitness classes, group and private MMA training, group fitness, and personal and group dynamic performance-based training fit for all ages and fitness levels. And on June 18, history will be made as SM Supermalls opens its doors to a UFC Gym in the south of Metro Manila.

To know more about SM Supermalls, check out or like and follow @smsupermalls on all social media platforms.

Written by Village Connect

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